Research on Sudan
The Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress provides a handbook on the history, culture, economy, and society of Sudan through 1991.
by Mary Williams ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie.
Eight-year-old Garang, orphaned by a civil war in Sudan, finds the inner strength to help lead other boys as they trek hundreds of miles seeking safety in Ethiopia, and then Kenya, before being offered sanctuary in the United States many years later.
Marcus and his classmates learn about the terrible problem of slavery in present-day Sudan and raise money to help buy the freedom of some of the slaves. Alternate chapters tell the stories of the slaves.
by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrated by Shane W. Evans.
"After her tribal village is attacked by militants, Amira, a young Sudanese girl, must flee to safety at a refugee camp, where she finds hope and the chance to pursue an education in the form of a single red pencil and the friendship and encouragement of a wise elder"-- provided by publisher.